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    County service awards

    Members of the Eddy County Commission pose for a photo with county staff honored Jan. 26 for their years of service. Pictured are, from left,…

  • Comments sought on public-private land-swap hunting access agreements

    The Department of Game and Fish is seeking public comment about agreements that would open some private lands to public hunting in exchange for closing…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 10 SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 2:50 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Legacy Inn in reference to a suspicious subject. ALARM 7:59 a.m. –…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 9 ALARM 2:03 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2601 W. Main St. in reference to a burglary alarm. VANDALISM 6:31 a.m.…

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    APD seeking help with missing person case

    The Artesia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Artesia woman. Ashley Saiz, 20, was last seen wearing jeans, a…

  • Shirleen C. Johnston

    Shirleen C. Johnston

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, at First Baptist Church for Shirleen Campbell Johnston of 1610 Sears Ave., Artesia. Johnston, 84, passed…

  • Susie (Stryjewski) Sujka

    Susie, or Sue, as her friends called her, was born Oct. 3, 1944, in Moberly, Mo. She moved to Artesia as a toddler with her…

  • Artesia Clean & Beautiful earns Keep America Beautiful President’s Circle Award

    Artesia Clean & Beautiful received 2015 Keep America Beautiful President Circle Award recognition at Keep America Beautiful’s recent National Conference in Orlando, Fla. The President’s…

  • John Grantham

    Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, at Sisco Funeral Chapel in Springdale, Ark., for John Samuel “Sam” Grantham. Grantham, 70, passed away…

  • Baseball season tickets go on sale Monday

    Reserved-seat season tickets for the 2016 season of Bulldog baseball will go on sale Monday, Feb. 8, and continue through Friday, Feb. 19, in the…